Worlds Largest Truck Convoy This Weekend
The 12th Annual World’s Largest Truck Convoy rolls into Sioux Falls starting tonight! This awesome fundraiser for South Dakota Special Olympics includes two days of events. Trucks start arriving at the W.H. Lyon Fairgrounds today, (Friday, September 19th), there is a Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament tonight, a light show at dusk and food & beverage available for purchase from 5 to 8 p.m.
The big convoy leaves the fairgrounds at 10:15 Saturday morning (Sept. 20th) starting at the Fairgrounds and follows this route:
Starting at the Fairgrounds Madison Street entrance - North to 60th Street East -East to Minnesota Avenue - South to I-229 – south to I-29 – North to Madison Street and back to the Fairgrounds.
There will be lunch available from 11:30 to 1 p.m. back at the Fairgrounds, the Truck Show is from 11:30 to 4 pm, auction at 12:45, raffle at 3 pm and presentation of awards & trophies from 3 to 4 pm.
All funds raised support the 1,700 participatingSD Special Olympians in their activities throughout the year.